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Summary: The first black chief of a small racially divided town lowered crime with community style policing, but then they made him a criminal.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC FRI

Weintraub, Aileen

Summary: "Meet 50 super-inspiring kids! It's never too early--and you're never too young-- to make a difference in the world! The amazing musicians, writers, scientists, athletes, activists, and other fascinating kids in this book accomplished great feats by the age of eighteen. They impacted people's lives by coming up with new inventions, making art and music, competing in sports, and speaking out...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Children's Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 WEI

Summary: Collection of eight classic stories. Swashbuckling pirates, talking rabbits in top hats, majestic horses, and flittering fairies spring into action, setting into motion the tales that have delighted audiences for ages.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Gaiam 2012

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Tarte, Bob.

Summary: Offers stories and observations of the writer's experiences with six idiosyncratic cats as they gradually begin to take over his home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.8 TAR

Huxford, Bob.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Collector Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 738 HUX

Moran, Mark F.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Krause Publications 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 738.37 MOR

Gaines, Steven S.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Birch Lane Press 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KLEIN, CALVIN Gaines

Tarte, Bob.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.0887 TAR

Goodman, Melvin A. (Melvin Allan)

Summary: ""Mel Goodman has spent the last few decades telling us what's gone wrong with American intelligence and the American military. he is also telling us how to save ourselves."--Seymour M. Hersh, The New Yorker "Whistleblower at the CIA offers a fascinating glimpse into the secret, behind-the-scenes world of U.S. intelligence. Melvin A. Goodman's first-person account of the systematic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: City Lights Publishers 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 GOODMAN, MELVIN A GOO

Watterson, Bill.

Summary: The final collection of comic strips from the popular syndicated series follows the adventures of Calvin and his stuffed tiger, Hobbes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Andrews and McMeel Publishing 1996

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 WAT

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 WAT

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J Graphic Wat

Colls, Robert.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ORWELL, GEORGE COL

Cockey, Tim

Summary: Libby, a former flame of Hitchcock Sewell, has returned to town with her two children, but minus one husband and one nanny. Libby's husband has been accounted for-she left him back in Annapolis. However, the nanny, Sophie, is truly missing. As soon as Hitch starts to nose around, Sophie turns up-literally-in the Severn River. She's quite dead, and just a little bit pregnant. The police suspect...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COC

Summary: Joe Pendleton, a Los Angeles Rams quarterback, accidentally goes to heaven after a car accident, and returns to earth in the body of another man who was a corporate giant. After deciding to resume his place with the Rams (by purchasing the team), Pendleton must also deal with the consequences of the former businessman's actions. Loose remake of Here Comes Mr. Jordan.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Video 1999

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1 available in Fantasy DVDs, Call number: DVD FANTASY HEA

Stein, Amy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill 2009

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Sewell, Anna

Summary: An 1877 novel by English author Anna Sewell. It became an immediate bestseller, with Sewell dying just five months after its publication, long enough to see her first and only novel become a success. With fifty million copies sold, Black Beauty is one of the best-selling books of all time. A compelling tale of a spirited young Thoroughbred that captured the hearts of readers throughout...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Trajectory, Inc. 2013

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Howell, Dan

Summary: "YouTube sensations Dan Howell (danisnotonfire) and Phil Lester (AmazingPhil) were just two awkward guys who shared their lives on the Internet--until now. Dan Howell and Phil Lester, avoiders of human contact and direct sunlight, actually went outside. Traveling around the world on tour, they have collected hundreds of exclusive, intimate, and funny photos, as well as revealing and candid side...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 920 HOW

Reel, Monte

Summary: In A Brotherhood of Spies, award-winning journalist Monte Reel reveals how the U-2 spy program, principally devised by four men working in secret, upended the Cold War and carved a new mission for the CIA. This secret fraternity, made up of Edwin Land, best known as the inventor of instant photography and the head of Polaroid Corporation; Kelly Johnson, a hard-charging taskmaster from Lockheed;...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 327.127 REE

Summary: Through a series of interviews, photographs and footage shot in the actual locations of her memories, Gerda Weissmann Klein takes us on her journey of survival of the Holocaust. Also includes Gerda Klein's Academy Award acceptance speech.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2005

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC ONE

Klein Halevi, Yossi

Summary: "Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor is one Israeli's powerful attempt to reach beyond the wall that separates Israelis and Palestinians and into the hearts of "the enemy." In a series of letters, Yossi Klein Halevi explains what motivated him to leave his native New York in his twenties and move to Israel to participate in the drama of the renewal of a Jewish homeland, which he is committed to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.05 KLE

Kastner, Jamie

Summary: When musician Kevin Hearn questions the authenticity of piece of art he bought, he sets out to uncover the truth behind the possible forgery.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Gravitas Ventures Llc 2020

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC THE

Seely, Kim Brown

Summary: "A narrative memoir about the particular midlife crisis that comes when children leave home. Author Kim Brown Seely and her husband (Seattle residents who did time in NYC) decide somewhat spontaneously to acquire a 54-foot sailboat, learn how to sail, then set off to find a spirit bear (the rare white Kermode bear) in the forest that on the BC mainland north of the tip of Vancouver Island. The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sasquatch Books 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B SEELEYSEE

Barnett, Mac

Summary: In 1989 someone is threatening to steal the crown jewels, so the Queen of England summons Mac B. to England to protect them--and when they are stolen from a locked dungeon cell, where Mac and Holcroft, one of the warders, are supposed to be guarding them, it is up to Mac to figure out how they were stolen, and whether the thief is the descendant of an Irish soldier-of-fortune who tried to steal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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Trillin, Calvin.

Summary: In a tribute to his late wife, Alice, and their relationship, the author celebrates the life of a remarkable woman who played a vital role in his life.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2006

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 TRILLIN, CALVIN TRI

Hauser, Paul Walter

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Summary: Security guard Richard Jewell saves thousands of lives from a bomb at the1996 Atlanta Olympics, but soon becomes the FBI's number one suspect after false reports in the news.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2020

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2 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY RIC

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE RIC

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD RIC

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD RIC

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Ri

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